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Nicholas Crane explores
Strangford Lough. He also looks at the channel of Torr Head and the importance of its lighthouse.
(Revised repeat)

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Crane
Unknown:
Strangford Lough.

Romantic comedy starring
Doris Day. Interior decorator
Jan Morrow shares her phone line with a man she despises.
Meeting a handsome Texan, she is struck by the difference between the two men - never suspecting that they are one and the same. Review pages 63-97. Director Michael Gordon (1959, PG)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jan Morrow
Director:
Michael Gordon

Ben Fogle and Kate Humble present from Longleat House and Safari Park where the rhinos receive treatment worthy of aristocrats, while the head of Pets Corner becomes acquainted with the lions.
Producer Annette Clarke ; Series producer Chris Powell

Contributors

Unknown:
Ben Fogle
Unknown:
Kate Humble
Producer:
Annette Clarke
Producer:
Chris Powell

6/7. Dick looks forward to fresh bacon and sausages over the festive season, but other members of the Strawbridge clan find it difficult to come to terms with the arrival of the slaughterman to butcher their beloved pigs - particularly Brigit, who decides she'd like to become a vegetarian.
Producer Claire Martin ; Series producer Lynn Barlow

Contributors

Producer:
Claire Martin
Producer:
Lynn Barlow

3eriod comedy drama based on Oscar Wilde's play, itarring Rupert Everett and Colin Firth. Landowner Jack Worthing has invented a younger brother called "Ernest" so he can escape his sober existence once in a while to visit his best friend Algernon and live the high life in London. Algernon, meanwhile, his curiosity roused by Jack's stories about his ward Cecily, sets off for Shropshire as "Ernest" to meet the young lady. Review pages 63-97.
Director Oliver Parker (2002, U )

Contributors

Unknown:
Rupert Everett
Unknown:
Colin Firth.
Unknown:
Jack Worthing
Director:
Oliver Parker
Algernon Algy Moncrieff:
Rupert Everett
Jack Worthing:
Colin Firth
Ernest:
Colin Firth
Gwendolen Fairfax:
Frances O'Connor
Lady Bracknell:
Judi Dench
Cecily Cardew:
Reese Witherspoon
Dr Chasuble:
Tom Wilkinson
Miss Prism:
Anna Massey
Lane:
Edward Fox
Merriman:
Patrick Godfrey
Gribsby:
Charles Kay

Regional Variations (2)

Torchwood

BBC Two England

Torchwood

Series 1

Episode 12 & 13: Captain Jack Harkness & End of Days

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Sci-fi drama series about the Torchwood Institute. Trapped in 1941, Jack and Toshiko meet Jack Harkness. The rift has been opened, and time is splintering. Can Jack save the world?

Contributors

Captain Jack Harkness:
John Barrowman
Gwen Cooper:
Eve Myles
Owen Harper:
Burn Gorman
Ianto Jones:
Gareth David-Lloyd
Toshiko Sato:
Naoko Mori

Day two highlights from the fifth and final Test between England and Australia at the SCG in Sydney. Day three highlights are tomorrow at 11.20pm.
Producer Matthew Coliandris ; Editor Mark Cole
Digital viewers can access further highlights from day two of the Fifth Test from 10pm to 12 midnight by pressing the red button, and from midnight to 7.15am they can access live commentary of the third day's play from Five Live Sports Extra, plus detailed statistics

Contributors

Producer:
Matthew Coliandris

Violent crime thriller starring Kim Darby and Tony Musante. Kansas City, 1931: kidnapped heiress Barbara Blandish falls prey to the notorious Grissom Gang.
But although the one million dollars' ransom is paid, Miss Blandish is not released and faces the affection of the psychotic Slim. Review pages 63-97.
Director Robert Aldrich (1971, 15)

Contributors

Unknown:
Kim Darby
Unknown:
Tony Musante.
Unknown:
Barbara Blandish
Unknown:
Grissom Gang.
Director:
Robert Aldrich

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